Monday, July 15, 2013

Simon Says Stamp August Card Kit Blog Hop!

Welcome to my stop on the Simon Says Stamp August 2013 Card Kit Blog Hop!


Summer is in full swing and we're celebrating with a card kit blog hop featuring the August 2013 card kit! With it's bright colors and new exclusive Simon Says Stamp products, it's sure to get you in the creative mood! And the stamp set is perfect for card makers of all styles!

Did you know that you can subscribe to Simon Says Stamp’s monthly card kits for just $19.95 plus S&H every month!? The kits are an incredible value! You might want to create a sense of urgency to purchase the kit now because the last few have sold out.


What caught my eye first thing was the stamp set. Wow... Kristina Werner rocked this set!


I created my card using summer colors of Hero Arts Mid-Tone inks!


I also shot a video of the process.


GIVEAWAY!!! Simon Says Stamp is giving away a goody bag at every stop on the hop! That's ten chances to win!

Just leave a comment on each of the blog posts as you hop along to be entered in the random drawings. The giveaways will stay open until Sunday July 21/13 at 6:00pm EST and the winners will be announced on the Simon Says Stamp blog on Monday July 22/13.

Thanks so much for visiting my blog on the hop! The next stop is the incredibly amazing and UBER talented KRISTINA WERNER! If you encounter any broken links on the hop, you can head back the Simon Says Stamp blog here for a full list of participants.


Happy Hopping!!


470 comments :

  1. gorgeous!! card Shari :) love the button badge embellishment ♥

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  2. Cute card - I love the colors and the accents in black.

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  3. Beautiful, love the colourful banners!!

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  4. Wow! black punch on a lots of vibrant colrs...awesome!!!
    Thank you

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  5. Such a Banneriffic Card there Sheri.
    Ooops I mean Terrific card! Love the soft colors & the Badge looks just perfect & so does the stitching lines.
    Superb Kit ! A Must Have ~!

    TFS
    Hugs,
    Riti

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  6. Love, love the wonky banners! Just the cutest card, Shari!

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  7. great card. clean and simple but really nice.

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  8. Super cute, thanks for sharing and for this opportunity to win. I can't wait to play with the kit.

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  9. I love the banners with bright colors

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  10. Cute card, i love the use of the the color black with the bright colors!

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  11. I love how you used the flair on this card! Super cute and the kit looks like so much fun! I agree Kristina did an awesome job on that stamp set!

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  12. Such a beautiful card, love the colorful banners...

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  13. Gorgeous card, Shari! I just love the color palette you chose & it's such a fun summer design!

    *mwah*
    Steph
    Simon Says Stamp!

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  14. Such a fun card! Love your videos! Lisa

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  15. what a pretty card!! love the banners:)

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  16. Such a cute card, love the colors with the pop of black!

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  17. Love all your ideas for this great card kit!

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  18. Wonderful trendy card, love the colors!!

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  19. Very pretty card! I think this kit is my fav so far. Can't wait to get mine!!!

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  20. I've been a member of the club since the beginning and look forward to receiving the new kit each month. Those banners on the stamp set are great!

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  21. Beautiful stamping, Shari! What a fun banner you created - love the angle!

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  22. Love the colors in your card and the stamp set is amazing! Can't wait for my card kit to arrive! Thanks for the chance to win a goody bag!

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  23. Hi Shari! What a fun creative way to use those banner stamps! I love the bright, vibrant HA inks! My new obsession! Thank you so much for sharing!

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  24. what a colorful card with all those banners hanging out.
    stamping sue
    http://stampingsueinconnecticut.blogspot.com/

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  25. Gorgeous card, Shari, love the banner bunting!

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  26. Love your banners. I need to get those mid-tone inks - they are beautiful.

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  27. Love the summer look of your card, beautifully designed and very pretty colors. Thanks for sharing it. :-)

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  28. I just love this card... what wonderful inks! I will definitely try this technique of stamping on a slant. Tks for the inspiration.

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  29. Cheerful card Shari . I love that stamp set - those stitching lines are so cute . Thanks for the tutorial.

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  30. Love, love, love this! I'll be CASE-ing this for sure! So cute!

    Susan

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  31. I love the colors of your card ! Thanks for sharing !

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  32. Ohhh...i forgot my name...
    Bea W.

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  33. Beautifull card Shari. Might case it one day. :)

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  34. Great card! I love the black accents.

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  35. What a wonderful n cheerful card ! Loved the happy colors ,Thanks for the video and blog hop .

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  36. Love this card - great colors and so cute!

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  37. Awesome as always Shari!! TFS!

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  38. Your card looks much more difficult than it really is to make. I love how it turned out and I have to say you used stamps from the set that I had not noticed before. I will have to subscribe to the monthly kits now. Thanks!!!

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  39. I love to see how you use elements of the card kit in an unexpected way, Shari. Love the card kit and the elements that you showed today. Thanks so much!

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  40. CAS! I love the colors you used.

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  41. Wonderful card, loved the addition of the dotted lines, they just make it pop.

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  42. that is so clever, love the colours...

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  43. Those banners are so cute! Beautiful card!

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  44. Very Cute Simple card!! I love it!!

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  45. Love this card. So simple!!

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  46. Love this card, the way you used the banners, and the colors you chose are so vibrant, totally feel like summer. Thanks!

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  47. Love this and the blog hop! I know there will be more fabulous ideas as I continue on. I do love that stamp set!

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  48. What a great blog hop. I really like the August SSS kit. Your card is wonderful. Love the bright happy colors.

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  49. Love the banners and the colors you used. It is so nice to look at your cards and get ideas how to use the stamps.

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  50. Love the colors you used for the banner and that flair is my favorite!

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  51. Such a fun card! Love those little banners!

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  52. your colors plus the banners speak fun things to me!

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  53. The simple style and colors make a classy card!

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  54. the hello button is so cute! thanks for putting up a video as well!

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  55. Very pretty colors and love the banners.

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  56. Love the card! You always do interesting things with the SS stamps.

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  57. I love how you used the stamp in a different way! From a banner to a flag!

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  58. Love the banner. Such pretty and sunny colors :)

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  59. Love, love, love your card! The colors, the layout, the hearts, swoon!

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  60. Such a cute card! Love those wavy banners!

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  61. Love the simpleness of your design

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  62. Very cute and colorful card Shari.

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  63. This kit is full of great stuff! I love this cute card. Thanks for the video, Shari.

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  64. such a pretty card. i love the color combo and thanks for the video.

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  65. Love the stamp set and all the bright colors!

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  66. Love the technique with the postit paper! This card is stunning! Greetings, Gerrina

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  67. I love the string of banners waving in the wind. Perfect colors for summer. Can't wait for my kit to arrive.

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  68. Very cute card. A creative use of the stamps that I would not have thought of.

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  69. Love the crips simplicity of this card. Very nice job.

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  70. wow! very nice and different way to use the banner stamps! love it!

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  71. awesome card as always!

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  72. I've been loving Hero Arts inks and have been building my collection -- so I was thrilled to see what you did with some ink and those banners. I love your idea to mask an angled line, then top it with stitching. The card is simple and happy and adorable!

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  73. OMGosh that turned out to be so cute. I swear I am loving this kit. TFS

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  74. Love those colorful banners and faux stitching. Love this.

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  75. How fun! I love all the bright colors. Thanks for the inspiration!

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  76. great use of those fun stamps, I can't wait for my kit to get here!

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  77. What a fun card...love this dotted line.

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  78. Love how whimsical this card is.

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  79. What a cute idea - stamp your own little banners.

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  80. love the banners with the black hearts

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  81. Oh, this card is sooo cute!! Love it! :)

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  82. This kit looks awesome:)!! I love your card.

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  83. Beautiful card. Thanks for sharing.

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  84. Oh what a fun card, love the bright colors and that stamp set is awesome!

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  85. I love to watch you share the process. Inspires me to join in & take a chance.

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  86. I love the card and the stamp sets!

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  87. Just like Kristina rocked so do you!!! Love the card!!!

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  88. I love this card. Thank you.

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  89. Your card with that squiggly banner stamp is so cute. That hello button is great!!

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  90. I just love the simplicity of this card, the colors are awesome.

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  91. I just love that pop of black on all the bright colors.. :)
    Thanks so much for the chance to win..
    Hugs
    -Ali

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  92. Fabulous design, and I love that 'hello' button!

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  93. Love the flowy banner look!

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  94. I love everything from Simon Says Stam. thanks for the chance on winning

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  95. Wow! Great card! Love the bright banners!

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  96. Love your bright card-this looks like an awesome kit!

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  97. Love the colors and wavy banners

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  98. What a great card!! I love all the banners!!

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  99. Great card & video! Looks like another must-have kit. ;-)

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  100. AAwww loved the banner! Awsome idea!

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  101. A bright and cheery card indeed! Another wonderful kit!

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  102. What a fun card! Can't wait to get my kit!

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  103. Fun card and I love the colors used.

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  104. Fun, fun card. Love the colors.

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  105. Super cute and loving those fun and bright colors.
    Lynn

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  106. Love it!!! Can't wait to get my kit in the mail!!!

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  107. What a nice CAS card! So simple yet makes such a great statement with the colors!

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  108. Super simple and bright easy to make card! Thanks for the inspiration and the chance to win!

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  109. Love your card and the rainbow wavy banners. Very CAS Chique!

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  110. Shari, love your take on the banners, so clever. Fun card.

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  111. Love it!! Thanks for the chance to win!!

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  112. Just love this card and the colours make it stand out in the crowd. Thanks for sharing!!!

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  113. This is so pretty luv the colors

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  114. Very nice card. I love the new banners in the stamp set.

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  115. Shari, love the way you used the banner stamps.

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  116. Great video Shari, and I love the card.

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  117. Wow Shari!!! I absolutely LOVE your card!! Those colors you used look so great together and they scream summer!! I love the way you used the banner stamps!! Kristina did an amazing job with this stamp set!! This months kit looks gorgeous and full of fun!!

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  118. Beautiful card!! Love the colors!!

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  119. Such a creative way to use those banner stamps. Thanks for the inspiration!

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  120. Mais um kit maravilhoso e um trabalho encantador.
    Tomara que eu ganhe o brinde.
    Um abraço
    Edilene

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  121. Wonderful card. What a great idea with the banners

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  122. Lovely card. Great combining the bright colours with the black hearts and button

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  123. SO SO cute! I really love your card Shari!

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  124. Love the colours and Wow that badge is awesome!

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  125. Love your fun can Shari! Great choice of colors and design.

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  126. Lovely card made with that fab August kit.
    xxx Margreet

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  127. Awesome card, Shari! I love your clever design and the flair badge is the perfect touch! Thanks so much for the video tutorial and for a chance to win!!!

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  128. Can't wait to try the banner effect with my stamp set when it comes! GREAT idea!!

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  129. Love the banners at an angle - well done Ms. Carroll!

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  130. Oh, I love your card! What a perfect user of the banner stamps, and what great colors!

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  131. Super summery card. I just love it

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  132. Fabulous card - I love how you've used those stamps!

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  133. I really like how the banners are done at an angle.

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  134. I. Love. It.
    What a fabulous card!

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  135. What a pretty card, lovin those happy colours :)

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  136. LOVED how you used the banners...and it's such a cute card! Great job!

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  137. Love the colors and the wavy banners!

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  138. Your creations inspire...thank you!

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  139. Love the banner! Thanks for sharing!

    L.E.
    lepaperstudio.blogspot.com

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  140. Oh wow, this is STUNNING! Love the beautiful colors you chose, the wavy banners, matted background and beautiful splashes of black with the hearts and flair :) This is one I will pin and CASE :)

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  141. Great card! Love the colours and the banners ;) Looks like a brill kit alright!
    Eithne
    www.cardroomdelights.blogspot.ie

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  142. Love the colors is the card Shari and how you use those stamps and create a banner.

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  143. Very pretty card. Love how you used the banners and the colors you chose.

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  144. Thank you for the video tutorial. Love the stamped banners!

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  145. What a great kit, and I love your card!

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  146. Wow, Shari! Kristina may have rocked creating the set, but you certainly rocked using it to create this awesome card. Love it!

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  147. stamping.hippo@gmx.deJuly 15, 2013 4:26 PM

    Great card, love the colors and the banners!

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  148. Love how the banners look like they are moving. TFS

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  149. I like how the banners aren't perfectly straight; they look more realistic.

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  150. Oh my goodness, this card is adorable! LOVE the whimsical banner and that stitched line!

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  151. Love the banners! Loving the stamp set even more.

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  152. I'm excited to try this as I have the Mid-tone colors. Whoopee - ahead of the ballgame for once.

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  153. Very simple and bright card. I love the hero arts colors.

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  154. What a great idea for using the little banners in a different way! Really cute!

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  155. Your card is the best! Thanks for the tutorial!

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  156. Love it!!...great way to use the pennant stamp!!

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  157. Loved the kit,your bright and cheerful card.

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  158. Fabulous card. The colours just cheer you up!

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  159. Such an adorable card! I love the cute little banner with those hearts!

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  160. A clever way to use the banners. How do you think this stuff up?

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  161. Just love your use of all the other stamps, just fabulous

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  162. It is such a clean and simple card but yet the details is what makes it stand out. Love how the dotted lines and the mini hearts pull the card together. The matting really makes the whole card stand out. Thank you for putting the video together - it really helps us visual learners.

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  163. so bright an d colorful, thanks! can't wait for my kit to arrive!!

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  164. Beautiful card, you’re so creative!! this is a super pretty kit as well!

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  165. Wow, that is an awesome kit this month!

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  166. I love this month's kit and your card is so cute!!

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  167. Love this...colors are great!! Love this kit also.

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  168. Those banners are too cute.

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  169. Lovely card!! I love how the banner stamped up!!

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  170. Gorgeous card!!! Love your banners!!

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